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Bimeda Overview

Oakbrook Terrace, IL
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
Biotech & Pharmaceuticals
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Bimeda Animal Health, with its headquarters in Dublin Ireland, develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of veterinary pharmaceuticals and animal health products, which are sold in all five continents and more than seventy five countries ... Read more

Mission: Bimeda strives to grow its business by concentrating on quality, cost efficiencies and the development of new, improved products which better meet the needs of its customers in maintaining the health and productivity of their livestock and pets.

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Company Updates

  • At Bimeda, we are passionate about animal health!

    Congratulations to Bimeda UK Territory Manager, Lydia Bunning, who recently achieved her Noah Certificate of Animal Health.

    Lydia’s success follows several months of intensive studying for the qualification, which focuses on animal physiology, the effect of nutrition on animal health, diseases causes and control means, as well as laws and codes relating to the use of veterinary medicines. Lydia’s success is testament to her hard work and dedication and her passion for excellence in animal health.

  • Congratulations to Juliana Santos, our Bimeda EU Customer Service and Logistics Co-ordinator who recently achieved her Dangerous Goods Safety Advisor (DGSA) qualification.

    The DGSA plays an important role in the company and as a certified DGSA, Juliana will now be responsible for providing advice on all areas related to the transport of dangerous goods. Achieving the qualification is testament to Juliana’s hard work and dedication.

    In addition to her recent qualification, Juliana is also playing a key role in Bimeda’s work to prepare for Brexit, and is enrolled in the Government’s Essential Customs Clearance training.

    Well done Juliana- keep up the good work!

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Bimeda – Why Work With Us?


Bimeda is a manaufacturer, marketer and distributor of veterinary pharmaceuticals and animal health products.

Bimeda US headquarters are based in Oakbrook Terrace, Illinois.

In addition to the Oakbrook offices, Bimeda US has two manufacturing sites; one in Le Sueur, Minnesota and the other in Irwindale, California.

Bimeda US offers a broad portfolio which includes products for cattle, swine, poultry, horses and companion animals. Our range includes parasite control products, anti-microbials, anti-inflammatories, sedatives, hormones, joint support products and more.

We attribute our success to our hard-working and passionate employees, who are committed to exceeding our customers' expectations as we strive to continuously deliver global excellence in animal health.

Bimeda US Facilities: Le Sueur, Oakbrook and Irwindale

Bimeda US Facilities

Bimeda US is headquartered in Oakbrook, Illinois.

We have a manufacturing facility in Irwindale, California and a facility in Le Sueur which is home to an additional manufacturing facility, along with a global distribution centre and research and development laboratory. Continue reading to find out more about these sites.



Oakbrook is Bimeda's headquarters in the US and is home to numerous functions such as customer service, marketing, finance, IT and more.



The Bimeda facility in Irwindale California is currently approved to manufacture FDA, EU, and Canadian regulated sterile penicillin / beta-lactam products.


Le Sueur

The Bimeda facility in Le Sueur, Minnesota is currently approved to manufacture FDA, EU, and Canadian regulated products. These include solid dose medicines, feed additives, endo-parasiticides, ecto-parasiticides and oral solutions.

The Le Sueur facility houses a distribution center with global logistics as well as an on-site research and development team. 







A Global Presence

Founded in Ireland in 1969, Bimeda is now a significant player in the global animal health market, with a presence that covers 75 countries across five continents.

Our entrepreneurial spirit, ability to anticipate customer needs, and commitment to exceeding customer expectations has been the driving force for this success.

We are committed to global excellence in animal health and to providing products and services which enable veterinarians, farmers, animal health advisors and pet owners to ensure the optimum health, welfare and productivity of their animals.

To find out more about each of the countries where Bimeda operates, see


Global Manufacturing Capabilities

Bimeda's 10 manufacturing facilities are spread across 7 countries; all operating to the highest regulatory standards. We manufacture numerous dose forms, with the capacity for both sterile and non-sterile production.


Advanced Research & Development

Our global R&D programme is committed to anticipating the future needs of the animal health sector. Our continued investment in five state-of-the-art laboratories across four continents is demonstrative of this commitment to serving the future needs of the global animal health market.


If you'd like to work for a progressive, global company focused on continuous improvement, Bimeda could be the right fit for you.




Why Bimeda?

Bimeda is a great place to work for many reasons. Aside from our culture of continuous improvement, our dedication to operational excellence, and our great people, employees in the US can enjoy a range of benefits, as part of the Bimeda team.

Here is a flavour of what we offer:


Learning and Development

At Bimeda, we support learning and development as a means of personal and professional growth, and offer a broad range of opportunities to reflect the wide array of employee interests and support needs. Our diverse learning and development programme includes job coaching and mentoring, job shadowing, cross-functional team projects, seminars, webinars, workshops, as well as formal classroom education.


Further Education

At Bimeda, employees are encouraged to work to their full potential by increasing their skills and knowledge. As a member of the Bimeda team, you’ll be eligible to apply for educational reimbursement for approved external education programs that are mutually beneficial to both the company and to you as an employee.


Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance Options

Bimeda currently offers regular full-time employees medical, dental and vision insurance coverage options.


401(k) Plan 

All full-time employees are eligible to enrol in the 401(k) after a six month waiting period.


Parental Leave

Bimeda is proud to offer paid leave for employees with 1 years’ service, following the birth or adoption of their child.




Could Bimeda be the right fit for the next step in your career?

Are you collaborative, customer focused and progressive? Do you have a competitive mindset that will see you go above and beyond to exceed our customers' expectations? 

If yes, then why not check out the current vacancies at Bimeda? 

All vacancies are listed on our dedicated careers site, on the below link.


Bimeda Reviews

  • Featured Review

    "Excellent company"

    • Work/Life Balance
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    Current Employee - Project Management in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Current Employee - Project Management in Dublin, Co. Dublin (Ireland)
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Bimeda full-time (More than a year)


    -Work life balance
    -Trust from management to do your job
    -No unrealistic timelines forced


    -Nothing specific at the minute

    Advice to Management

    -Continue to invest in staff and equipment

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Bimeda photo of: Team building at the Bimeda Fun Day!
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Bimeda Interviews



Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview





    Accounts Payable Specialist Interview

    Anonymous Interview Candidate in Oakbrook Terrace, IL
    No Offer
    Negative Experience
    Average Interview


    I applied through a staffing agency. The process took 3 days. I interviewed at Bimeda (Oakbrook Terrace, IL) in April 2019.


    Few weeks ago a staffing company reached out to me regarding a job opportunity in Oakbrook Terrace for the position of AP Specialist. The staffing agency told me that the HR manager was really impressed with my background & wanted me to come in for an interview asap. I went in for an interview the next day. The interview went for over an hour & it went really well. We shared some incidents with each other. Then I was asked one of the basic questions: "Where do you see yourself in 10 to 15 years"? I answered: "Hopefully having my own business because my dad had his own business for over 30 years in India so that inspired me to have my own business" I further added- "I want to do something for my parents, they are getting old & doing labor jobs for the past 5 years & few years later when I have my own business I can give them a nice life". The next day I got informed by the staffing agency that I wasn't given the job. They said that the manager thought that I was there just for the money & not for the job. Just from what I said about my long-term goals, this was her judgement. I was sad at first but now I feel sorry for people like this.

    Interview Questions

    • Where do you see yourself in 10 to 15 years   1 Answer
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